Albert M. Bonin




4000 Legato Road Suite 400
Fairfax VA, 22033
Phone: (703) 222-3333
Fax: (703) 222-3340


Albert Bonin has focused his practice to helping client's resolve family law issues for almost three decades. He handles the more difficult and complex cases involving property, custody, parenting time, support and matters across state and international borders.


Practice emphasizes Traditional and Non-Traditional (Collaborative) Client Representation and Litigation



  • Alexandria , Virginia
  • Arlington, Virginia
  • Fairfax, Virginia
  • Falls Church , Virginia
  • Fauquier, Virginia
  • Fredericksburg , Virginia
  • Loudoun, Virginia
  • Manassas , Virginia
  • Manassas Park , Virginia
  • Prince William, Virginia
  • Spotsylvania, Virginia
  • Stafford, Virginia

Legal Organizations

Member: Virginia, Fairfax County, Prince William County, District of Columbia, and Colorado Bar Associations; Past Chair, Fairfax County Bar Assn. Circuit Court Committee; President, Fairfax Law Foundation; Past President, Virginia Collaborative Professionals; Member, Collaborative Professionals of Northern Virginia; Past Chapter President, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; Fellow, International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; Member, International Academy of Collaborative Professionals; Past President, Metropolitan Interdisciplinary Committee on Child Custody; Past President, Colorado Bar Assn., Family Law Section; Former Chair, Colorado Supreme Court Committee on Ethical and Advocacy Issues in Family Law; Former Member of the Colorado Supreme Court Judicial Advisory Council; Founder and Former Director of the National Center for Legal Education


Listed in "Best Lawyers in America" and "Super Lawyers".; Listed among Washington, D.C. Area's Best Lawyers by the Washington Post Magazine and Northern Virginia Magazine; Ten Leaders of Northern Virginia in Matrimonial and Divorce Law. ShounBach has had more attorneys listed on Ten Leaders than any law firm in the nation.

CLE Presentations

Lecturer Both Nationally and Internationally on all aspects of Family Law; Presenter, Silver Jubilee Anniversary of the Annual Meeting of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Harrogate, England, 2011


Former Member of the Editorial Board, "Divorce Litigation"; Former Co-Author "Domestic Relations Forms Practice" Lexis Law Publication; Mr. Bonin has co-authored articles in bar publications

AAML Chapter

Colorado Chapter, Past President.